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Priti Patel 'could be sacked as minister' over secret Israel meetings

Priti Patel’s position as a minister looks increasingly precarious over her secret meetings in Israel.

It emerged she didn’t tell Theresa May about plans to send aid to the Israeli army, which would help Syrian refugees in occupied parts of the Golan Heights. 309 more words


Man arrested for saying 'good morning' because online translator made a mistake

A construction worker was arrested after he posted ‘Good morning’ on Facebook, because the automatic translation got it wrong.

The Palestinian man had posted a photo at work with a cigarette and a coffee, adding a greeting to his followers in Arabic. 178 more words


Israeli soldier fights off crowds as protesters call her a 'wh*re'

Known for being one of the most battle-hardened militaries in the world, Israeli Defence Force soldiers are tough.

And for Nomi Golan, a crowd of violent demonstrators in Jerusalem proved to be no match for her as the off-duty soldier fought off aggressive and abusive protesters single-handedly. 378 more words